Palisades Elementary School

  • Palisades Elementary School serves 24 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Palisades Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Palisades Elementary School's student population of 24 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students24 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Palisades Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Palisades Elementary School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1261 out of 2028 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palisades Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio8:118:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
63%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Palisades Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
33%
54%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Palisades Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.500.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Palisades Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalisades School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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